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Finding Your Host ID

The HOST ID is required for licensing your Modelithics Libraries.
Modelithics supports license servers running on Windows, Linux or Solaris.
Single or triple-redundant Host ID's are supported.

Windows 7/8/10

  1. Open the command prompt using Windows Key+R key combination . Click both keys at the same time.
  2. Type "cmd" and click OK.
  3. Type ipconfig /all and hit the Enter key
  4. Locate the physical address. The hyphens are not needed.

  5. Ethernet adapter Ethernet:
    DNS Suffix. . . . . . . . . : mydomain.com
    Description . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) PRO/100
    Physical Address . . . : 00-C0-A8-F1-79-8F
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . : Yes
    Autoconf Enabled. . . : Yes
    IP Address. . . . . . . . . :.141.11.11.150
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . 255.255.255.0

    The Host ID is the Physical Address, without dashes (e.g.00C0A8F1798F)

  6. Type "exit" and press Enter to close the Command Prompt window.

Windows XP/Vista

  1. Open a Windows Command Prompt (Start | Run | Type "cmd" and click OK.)
  2. Type ipconfig /all and hit the Enter key
  3. Locate the physical address. The hyphens are not needed.

  4. Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:
    DNS Suffix. . . . . . . . . : mydomain.com
    Description . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) PRO/100
    Physical Address. . . : 00-C0-A8-F1-79-8F
    DHCP Enabled. . . . . : Yes
    Autoconf Enabled. . . : Yes
    IP Address. . . . . . . . . :.141.11.11.150
    Subnet Mask . . . . . . . 255.255.255.0

    The Host ID is the Physical Address, without dashes (e.g.00C0A8F1798F)

  5. Type "exit" and press Enter to close the Command Prompt window.

Linux

  1. Open a terminal session
  2. Type /sbin/ifconfig eth0
  3. Locate the Host ID which is labeled as Ethernet HWaddr:

  4. Ethernet HWaddr 00:0C:29:09:22:A9

    The Host ID is the Ethernet HWaddr, without colon's (e.g.000C290922A9)

  5. Close the Terminal session